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ECOWAS: The Economic Community of West African States By Roberto Miguel Rodriguez
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In 1975, 15 of the 16 countries in West Africa got together and formed the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) with a long list of laudable economic goals for the region. In this... More > e-book, I will briefly describe this economic regional organization and the main assumptions which led to its creation; discuss this region’s economy and its successful and unsuccessful attempts at economic integration, offer an unbiased evaluation of the organization so far, and speculate about its future.< Less
The Open Organization Guide to IT Culture Change By Opensource.com
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The pace of business is accelerating, and organizations are demanding more from their information technology teams. They need IT departments that act as hubs of innovation, not just cost centers. As... More > IT teams around the world rise to these new challenges, they're realizing that radical change isn't a matter of tools alone. It's also a matter of culture—the values that underpin behaviors, influence problem-solving capability, and facilitate truly revolutionary potential. Those values are open values. And forward-thinking IT organizations are leveraging those principles. They're becoming more transparent, more collaborative, more mission-driven, and more agile to transform the way they work. In this book, more than 20 contributors from open source communities, companies, and projects offer hard-won lessons and practical advice for creating a more open IT department—one that can deliver better, faster results and unparalleled business value.< Less
Coming Together: Designing Centers to Recapture Community Spirit By William Blackburn & Patrice Keough Gibson
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This book describes methods to collaborate with community members to design a physical environment that promotes community growth and creativity. It includes methods to develop and maintain such... More > centers and to better community interactions.< Less
Coming Together: Designing Centers to Recapture Community Spirit By William Blackburn & Patrice Keough Gibson
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This book describes methods to collaborate with community members to design a physical environment that promotes community growth and creativity. It includes methods to develop and maintain such... More > centers and to better community interactions.< Less
Activate: El Puente Transformative Community Building Toolkit By El Puente Global Justice Institute
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Are you ready to make a change in your community? El Puente Transformative Community Building framework offers a dynamic formula for inspiring community-wide leadership and sustainable change. The... More > ACTIVATE Toolkit is designed for organizational and community leaders who are committed to positively impacting the communities they serve. The Transformative Community Building framework emerges out of decades of best practice in the fields of youth and community development, coalition building, and social justice organizing. The framework provides a structure to support leaders in visioning and reflecting on their work and ensuring it is grounded in and aligned to their organization’s mission and values.< Less
Activate: El Puente Transformative Community Building Tool By El Puente Global Justice Institute
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El Puente Transformative Community Building is a framework honed through decades of practice in individual and community development designed to 1) Activate individuals and groups in the process of... More > self-determination and participation in a movement for peace, justice, and liberation and 2) Combine elements of community organizing and coalition building, structured membership and mentoring, and commitment to acknowledging cultural traditions and common humanity. The 'ACTIVATE' Tool is designed to guide you through the framework and apply to your own community and/or organization so you can start a process of transformation today.< Less
Career Success Secrets for SOCIAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE MANAGERS By Imtiaz Syed
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Social and Community Service Managers Plan, organize, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and... More > policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers. Sample of reported job titles: Program Director, Vocational Rehabilitation Administrator, Community Services Block Grant/Outreach Social Worker (CSBG/Outreach Social Worker), Director of Child Welfare Services, Director of Social Services, Personal Care Attendant/Independent Living Services Coordinator (PCA/ILS Coordinator)< Less
Community Service: Credence Independent Management Advisors By Louise Davis
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Credence executives actively serves in leadership positions with several non-profit and industry associations. Pan IIT Alumni Association PanIIT is an umbrella organization representing an alumni... More > network of the most recognizable symbol of India's intellectual excellence, achievement and leadership: the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) system. IIT Alumni, around the world, have created sustained value for organizations and communities with their thought leadership, business acumen, and sense of social responsibility, all of which are the tenets of the IIT brand of education.< Less
Educated Games: Communities as organizational form for open innovation By Rene Derks
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This study poses that innovation is no longer a process internal to a single organization, it is a joint activity of multiple organizations and individuals. The inter-organizational nature of... More > innovation is described while theory on open innovation is developed. Specifically, this paper discusses Communities of Practice as an organizational form for inter-organizational innovation. It concludes that a Community of Practice needs to incorporate traditional market parties as well as traditionally non-market parties to realize knowledge sharing in a setting of “facilitated chaos”. Please, if you buy or d/l this book, send me an e-mail to let me know what you think...< Less
Educated Games: Communities as organizational form for open innovation By Rene Derks
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This study poses that innovation is no longer a process internal to a single organization, it is a joint activity of multiple organizations and individuals. The inter-organizational nature of... More > innovation is described while theory on open innovation is developed. Specifically, this paper discusses Communities of Practice as an organizational form for inter-organizational innovation. It concludes that a Community of Practice needs to incorporate traditional market parties as well as traditionally non-market parties to realize knowledge sharing in a setting of “facilitated chaos”. Please, if you buy or d/l this book, send me an e-mail to let me know what you think...< Less

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